on Who’s Asking
Date: December 8, 2020
It was the
night before Christmas, and all through the house, not a creature was
stirring…nope. No. Nuh-uh. That’s a lie.
that Caro wakes up, she knows that she’s not alone.
thump-thump from the living room and she quickly moves into action.
call later, and she’s ready to defend herself.
gets more than she bargains for when she steps out into her living room and
comes face to face with a living, breathing nightmare.
it just fitting that the man that saves her by coming down the chimney with a
large black gun in his hand is named Saint Nicholas?
like the start of a bad joke.
Nicholas comes down the chimney on Christmas Eve night, but he isn’t there to
bear gifts. He’s there to take out the trash.
lands on his silent feet, he has no other choice but to put himself in harm’s
at Caro’s terrified face, and he can’t stop himself.
in just as the bullets start flying, saving the damsel in distress and taking a
bullet to the shoulder for his trouble.
thing he can say is, heroes always win the girl.
is the best Christmas miracle of all.
Caro is awesome though, so is Saint.
"I'm not Rapunzel, but you can still pull my hair."
Lani Lynn Vale
Vale is a Wall Street Journal & USA Today Bestselling Author
of over thirty titles. She is married with three children, two dogs, two cats,
a donkey, and a couple (a couple also meaning over twenty) chickens.
not writing, you can find her curled up in her favorite chair reading.
married with three children and lives in the Great State of Texas.